Powell Campground, ID

Powell ID • July 9-11 Beautiful campsite! Had electric but no water to the camper. Was light at 4:30 AM! Lots of beautiful deer here. On a walk with the dogs I realize Sophie and a deer behind us were having a stare-out. Of course, Skipper didn’t even notice it. Only stayed here one night. Dave was... Continue Reading →

Plymouth Park, WA

Plymouth, WA - July 5-7, 2018 There is nothing better than a friend, unless it is a friend with chocolate.    —Linda Grayson We drove the Columbia River Gorge to get here with great views and saw some more big horn sheep (or goats!) on the sides of mountains. We had a nice surprise when we... Continue Reading →

Milo McIver, OR

Keep calm and paddle on! Estacada OR • June 30 - July 5, 2018 We had a wonderful campsite! Very large and plenty of space between neighbors. We kayaked up and then down The Clackamas River between the two dams. There were several small waterfalls along the way. So beautiful! This campgroundhad wonderful, lush hiking... Continue Reading →

International Airstream Rally, OR

 ~ Salem, OR • June 23-30 ~ The rally was fun! There were 10 couples from our South Eastern Camping Unit that we’ve camped with at other events. There were about 700 airstreams at this rally. Most were the regular silver airstreams, like ours, but there was also some vintage motorhomes (A Class) and Argosys... Continue Reading →

Silver Falls, OR

Water is the most perfect traveller because when it travels it becomes the path itself!    Mehmet Murat Ildan Sublimity, OR • June 21-23 2018 Very nice campground. Lots of kids, so it’s a little noisy. Great walking trails!! We walked many miles with the dogs. They found all kinds of interesting things to sniff.... Continue Reading →

Collier Memorial & Crater Lake

Chiloquin, OR • June 19-21, 2018 Probably our favorite park so far! We lucked out and got a nice roomy campsite even though most were close together. No ticks, but the mosquitos were pretty bad in the evening. Just had to walk down a little path to a river behind our camper. Unfortunately we didn’t have... Continue Reading →

Goose Lake, OR

“Other things may change us, but we start and end with the family.” —Anthony Brandt New Pine Creek, OR - June 14-19, 2018Nice campground and much cooler than where we’ve been!  Dave’s sister, brother, and great niece visiting at our campground. Dave’s mother passed away several years ago. She wanted her ashes scattered around the... Continue Reading →

Zion Canyon, UT

“The whole object of travel is not to set foot on foreign land; it is at last to set foot on one’s own country as a foreign land.” – G. K. Chesterton ~ Springdale, UT • June 10-13, 2018 ~ Yay!! We have electricity and water in the camper at this park!! We are packed... Continue Reading →

North Rim Grand Canyon, AZ

In the Grand Canyon, Arizona has a natural wonder which is in kind absolutely unparalleled throughout the rest of the world.    - Theodore Roosevelt. June 7-10, 2018 We drove to Point Imperial and Cape Royal. Each had very nice hiking trails. As you can see, not all the views have guard rails! One man... Continue Reading →

Grand Canyon National Park, AZ

The National Park is the best idea America every had.   -James Bryce June 4-7, 2018 ~ Mather Campground, AZ (S. Rim) I know you guys have seen thousands of Grand Canyon pictures much better than I could’ve taken. So, I won’t attach a bunch of mine here. Dave took this sunrise pic on his hike... Continue Reading →

Homolovi State Park, AZ

- June 3-4, 2018 -  Winslow, AZ It was 101 degrees when we arrived and the wind was blowing hard. Thank goodness it cooled down at night!  I seriously had a hard time remaining standing while helping Dave position the camper. Petrified Forrest National Park & Painted Desert excursion Next stop: Mather State Park, north rim... Continue Reading →

Cochiti Lake, NM

Exploration is really the essence of the human spirit. - Frank Borman  June 31 - July 2, 2018 ~ Pena Blanca, NM We were hoping it would be a little cooler here, but it’s not! 91 deg. when we got here. These are nice spacious campsites with a partial view of the lake.   Oh... Continue Reading →

Palo Duro Canyon, Canyon TX

Don’t knock the weather. If it didn’t change once in a while, nine out of ten people couldn’t start a conversation. ― Kim Hubbard May 29-31 • Canyon TX We weren't able to get into the state park because we changed our travel schedule and didn't have reservations here. We ended up camping at the zip... Continue Reading →

Beaver Dam, LA

Sooner or later we must realize there is no station, no one place to arrive at once and for all. The true joy of life is the trip. — Robert J. Hastings May 26-28, 2018 • Minden LA First day of the big NW Trip!!! Yay, it finally got here! Planned on leaving at 6... Continue Reading →

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